Causes and consequences of downsizing: Towards an integrative framework

@inproceedings{Gandolfi2011CausesAC,
  title={Causes and consequences of downsizing: Towards an integrative framework},
  author={Franco Gandolfi and Magnus Hansson},
  year={2011}
}
The business literature on the causes and consequences of downsizing has grown significantly over the last three decades. A multitude of causes has been identified. Downsizing is sometimes seen primarily as a cost-reducing response to various crises and external factors over which management has little or no control. Others see downsizing as a strategic management initiative in its own right. A considerable body of literature indicates workforce reductions often lead to negative financial and… CONTINUE READING